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  1. Greer Fay Cashman Reports On President RivlinRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Greer Fay Cashman's assignment at the Jerusalem Post is to cover the President of Israel. It's a job perhaps many of us would like to have; is it as glamorous as it sounds? How does President Rivlin's derech eretz compare to that of President Peres? How easy is it to write about a President in an impartial way? Find out about a gathering the President and First Lady hosted that was the first of its kind.


  2. Holocaust survivors in Israel - living symbolsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... we taken care to hear their heartbeat, to provide for their sustenance and health. It is time to correct this." Shimon Peres The generosity of hand and heart conveyed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and the concern expressed by former ...


  3. Tributes for late Saudi King from both sides of Israeli-Palestinian divideRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... that Israeli government ministers were so laudatory speaks volumes to his influence. Former Israeli president Shimon Peres remembered him as a "wise and experienced leader," saying his death was a real loss for peace in the Middle East, while ...


  4. Netanyahu: I Will Address Congress Despite the Left's ObjectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... Israel's election laws. The left's criticism comes despite the fact that 19 years ago , then-Prime Minister Shimon Peres visited the U.S. to meet then-President Bill Clinton - a mere month before elections. Peres's visit at the time came on the ...


  5. Democrats have rallied around Obama on Iran: White HouseRead the original story

    Sunday | Tehran Times

    ... consulting with the State Department as a breach of diplomatic decorum. In 1996, then-Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres visited the U.S. to meet with President Bill Clinton less than a month before Israeli elections. At the time, opposition leader ...


  6. a No Opportunitya in Obamaa s Schedule for Hosting President RivlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Jewish Press

    ... Rivlin was a senior Likud Knesset leader and Knesset Speaker until he was elected last year to succeed Shimon Peres, who turned the office into a platform for his political views. Rivlin is known to be far from a close friend of Netanyahu but he ...


  7. White House Caught in Lie over Netanyahu SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    On Friday, White House spokesperson said that President Barack Obama would not meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he visits Washington, D.C. in March due to a policy of not meeting with foreign leaders prior to their election campaigns, "to avoid the appearance of influencing a democratic election in a foreign country." However, that excuse proves empty against the historical record, as Bill Clinton met then-Prime Minister Shimon Peres in 1996.


  8. Arab candidate Bahloul: Right can't handle someone 'unusual'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Times of Israel

    ... opportunity to do the things I want to do in terms of bridging between Jews and Arabs," he said. Then-president Shimon Peres (right) sits in his office with Zouheir Bahloul, January 2, 2008 (photo credit: Yossi Zamir/Flash 90) With Labor expected to ...


  9. White House Said Obama Won't Meet Netanyahu Over 'Long-Standing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    ... Monsivais, File) When President Bill Clinton was in the White House, he hosted then Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres, the dovish leader of the Labor Party less than a month before the 1996 elections. The meeting was perceived as a push for the ...


  10. Abandonment of Jews is Blowin' in the Western WindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will speak to the Congress of the United States for the third time. Winston Churchill is the only other foreign leader to speak three times on Capitol Hill.


  11. Netanyahu on Peres US visit in 1996: Ploy to win votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ynetnews

    Benjamin Netanyahu accused Prime Minister Shimon Peres of exploiting his close relations with President Clinton and several Arab leaders to improve his chances for re-election, using harsh words in his condemnation. ``With all due respect, I want to say to Mr. Peres ... that foreigners do not decide the outcome of the Israeli elections, not the American government, the king of Morocco or Yasser Arafat,'' Netanyahu told parliament.


  12. Rivlin blasts attack against Druse guard who served in President's ResidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jerusalem Post

    ... Military Secretary Brig.-Gen. Hasson Hasson is Druse, who was previously military secretary to former president Shimon Peres, and is the first member of the Druse community to be appointed to that role. Both Rivlin and Peres have strong ties to the ...


  13. Rivlin praises Abdullah for bringing stability to regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jerusalem Post

    ... sources in Jerusalem said Israel greatly appreciated Abdullah's efforts at calming tensions. Former president Shimon Peres, meanwhile, said the king's death is "a real loss for peace in the Middle East," while praising Abdullah for having "had the ...


  14. Netanyahu looking exceptionally cheerful in the Oval Office, March 4, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Jewish Press

    Strange. It wasn't considered as big a deal when it was Shimon Peres who was invited to the White House right before elections in '96.


  15. Analysis: Secret Israeli-Saudi ties likely to continue despite Abdullah's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... said. Yaari said that the expressions of condolence expressed by President Reuven Rivlin and his predecessor, Shimon Peres, are indicative of "a greater Israeli understanding of Saudi Arabia's importance to Middle East stability." Geopolitical ...


  16. We Want To Hear From You'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2013 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... will provide a "wow" factor, too. Attendees will hear from Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, President Shimon Peres, Mayor Nir Barkat, Finance Minister Yair Lapid and Minister of the Economy Naftali Bennett, among dozens of others. Siegal and Susie ...


  17. The Complicated King: Abdullah Was a Reformer Who Kept His Executioners BusyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The New York Observer

    ... policies contributed greatly to our region, and to the stability of the Middle East." Former Prime Minister Shimon Peres, speaking from the World Economic Forum in Davos, also paid homage to the late king: "this is a loss for the Middle East," said ...


  18. Netanyahu snub takes relations with White House to a new lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    ... back his visit by nearly a month. U.S. officials aren't the only ones taken aback. Former Israeli President Shimon Peres, while refusing to directly criticize Netanyahu, conceded "there are rules and norms (about) how two countries have to behave." ...


  19. Saudi King's Death Leaves Nation Transformed, Future UnclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Forward

    ... same year he initiated and chaired an interfaith dialogue at the United Nations at which Israel's president Shimon Peres and foreign minister Tzipi Livni were invited guests. In 2011 he set up an international NGO, the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz ...


  20. The legacy of King Abdullah: the good, the bad and the downright uglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Al Bawaba

    ... "just" leader. Obama spoke of the "genuine and warm friendship" the two shared. Even Israel's former president Shimon Peres came out with a touching line about the king's death being a loss for Middle East peace. Yes, this paints a cozy picture of ...